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October 5th - Thursday

Time Location Agenda Item
8:30 AM Hatlen Welcome, Introductions, Training Overview
9:15 AM Hatlen What is an Intervener?
10:00 AM Hatlen Experiencing the World of Deafblindness and Reflections on the Impact and Implications of Deafblindness
10:20 AM Hatlen Reflections on the simulator experience
10:40 AM Foyer Break
10:50 AM Hatlen The 5 Key Components of Intervention: the –TIONS (“SHUNS”)
11:45 AM       Breakout Sessions: Discuss Student Profiles and your student’s access to communication
Barraga
  • GROUP 1: Pre-Symbolic Communicator
Silverrain
  • GROUP 2: Emerging Symbolic Communicator
Hatlen
  • GROUP 3: Intermediate Symbolic Communicator
Conf. #1
  • GROUP 4: Advanced Symbolic Communicator
12:30 PM   Lunch at TSBVI
1:15 PM Hatlen It Takes a Team
1:45 PM Hatlen Accommodations: Getting the Intervener Team Model Right
2:15 PM Foyer Break
2:30 PM Hatlen O&M Basics
2:45 PM Hatlen O&M Activity
3:15 PM Hatlen Campus Tour
4:00 PM Hatlen Friday Overview and Departure

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October 6th – Friday

Time Location Agenda Item
8:30 AM Hatlen Intervener Myths
9:00 AM Hatlen 10 Issues to Consider When Intervening
9:30 AM Foyer Break
9:45 AM Hatlen Communication Systems: Calendars
10:45 AM       Breakout Sessions:  Language, Calendars, and conversations
Barraga
  • GROUP 1: Pre-Symbolic Communicator
Silverrain
  • GROUP 2: Emerging Symbolic Communicator
Hatlen
  • GROUP 3: Intermediate Symbolic Communicator
Conf. #1 GROUP 4: Advanced Symbolic Communicator
11:45 AM   Lunch at TSBVI
12: 45 PM  Hatlen Groups 1, 2 & 3 - Routines
Conf. #1 Group 4 - Concept Development
1:15 PM   Breakout Sessions: Routines or other topics
Barraga
  • GROUP 1: Pre-Symbolic Communicator
Silverrain
  • GROUP 2: Emerging Symbolic Communicator
Hatlen
  • GROUP 3: Intermediate Symbolic Communicator
Conf. #1
  • GROUP 4: Advanced Symbolic Communicator
2:00 PM Foyer Break
2:15 PM   Breakout Sessions: Building Relationships or other topics 
Conf. #1
  • GROUP 1: Pre-Symbolic Communication

Barraga

  • GROUP 2: Emerging Symbolic Communicator

Silverrain

  • GROUP 3: Intermediate Symbolic Communicator

Hatlen

  • GROUP 4: Advanced Symbolic Communicator
3:00 PM Hatlen The Intervener Profession
3:20 PM Hatlen Wrap-up: Share something new that you would like to try with your student on Monday
3:30 PM Hatlen Departure

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